Xaar appoints manufacturing director


15-10-2007

Xaar plc, the inkjet printing technology groupheadquartered in Cambridge, is pleased to announce that Mr.Greg Lockett has been appointed Manufacturing Director and an Executive Director of the company with immediate effect.

Greg Lockett, aged 39, has been Director of Manufacturing for Xaar for the past four years, having joined the Company in 2002 with initial responsibility for UK operations and quality control. During his time with Xaar, he has overseen the expansion of the main manufacturing facility in Stockholm, Sweden, and has
managed the successful establishment of the new manufacturing facility in Huntingdon for Xaar's new range of products.

Prior to joining Xaar, Mr.Lockett worked in operational and manufacturing positions for over 15 years with companies including several subsidiaries of NYSE listed Harman Industries and, more recently, as Deputy Director of Manufacturing at Fujifilm Electronic Imaging.

Ian Dinwoodie, Chief Executive commented:"We are pleased to welcome Greg Lockett to Xaar's Board. He has an excellent track record in high-tech manufacturing and has been instrumental in providing the Company with world class production facilities."

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